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  1. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Mystery deepens over giant Hong Kong ferris wheel overlooking harbour

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 05:46am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Mystery surrounds proposed harbourfront attraction, with no sign of it being constructed almost a year after the contract was awarded Wait goes on for the big wheel revolution A plan for a giant sightseeing ferris wheel to be built overlooking Hong Kong's harbour is shrouded in secrecy, even though a patch of land has been allocated on which ...

  2. News - Asia - TOURISM

    South Korea woos rich Chinese 'youke' with VIP privileges

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 09:19am by DARREN WEE

    ... or be a platinum card holder, high-ranking central government official or celebrity. Applicants will be screened by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the Korea Tourism Organisation and banks. ...

  3. News - China - TOURISM

    Buddha statues get bigger on mainland China in bid to lure tourists

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 05:03pm by He Huifeng

    ... "But I don't think they all need to be more dozens of metres high or break the world record." Xue Yu, of the department of cultural and religious studies at the Chinese University ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Tourists become tailors in scheme to revive Hong Kong’s ailing industry

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 11:02am by LO WEI

    ... of tuition. “I hope to introduce them to this Hong Kong handicraft. It’s a local culture. Many Westerners come to Hong Kong for a tailored suit. It’s cheaper and the quality is professional.” ...

  5. Business - China Business - TOURISM

    Chinese tourists set to ditch Hong Kong for wider world

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 03:59am by Celine Sun

    ... activities" and "cultural experiences". Hong Kong was kicked off a list of 15 most popular travel spots in a survey of nearly 1,000 middle-class mainlanders when asked what was their dream ... cultures during their trips VINCENT LUI, BOSTON CONSULTING GROUP "As Chinese tourists are becoming more and more sophisticated, shopping will not be the No1 reason for them to travel. More ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    New Chinese tourism rules promise politer visitors, but will they work?

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Ernest Kao, Teddy Ng

    ... social morality in tourism activities, respect local customs, cultural traditions and religious beliefs". The rulebook also included a designated section listing behavioural guidance ...

  7. News - China - TOURISM

    Novel hotel-ranking website targets Chinese tourists for Greek holidays

    Posted Sep 01st 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Chinese visitors because just like China, Greece has a lot of history and culture, which they are interested in." Previously, the clientele was only wealthy mainlanders, but "now we want ...

  8. News - China Insider - TOURISM

    South Korea eases visa rules to attract more Chinese tourists

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 05:24pm

    ... China, Hong Kong and Taiwan visited South Korea, up nearly 30 per cent from the year before, said the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Seoul said it would also relax multi-entry visa ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Hongkongers may get electronic entry to South Korea

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 12:00am by Bryan Harris

    ... signed a memorandum of understanding, paving the way for the mutual use of electronic border gates. "Hong Kong and South Korea have long-established financial, economic, social and cultural ... and it is not only the economic area, but also the social and cultural area," Korea Immigration Service commissioner Jeong Dong-min said yesterday. "To support the current situation, both parties ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Russians are rushing to 'exotic, trendy' Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am by CHARMAINE CHE

    ... my vacation I looked for a job immediately and moved after six months because I want to experience the city's culture and language." ...




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